This holiday season I’m going to be running a 5e D&D one-shot for some close friends and family. I thought I’d make a cool map prop to use in the game and decided to try my hand at some watercolours.
Remember that D&D module that I’ve been working on? I’m attempting to draw the whole setting in one mega-map, manipulating the perspective a bit in order to show off all the areas the PCs can visit.
I’ve had a pretty awesome day down at InkForge, drawing and talking to people about games. I even managed to finish off two of my new DnD group’s characters. A naive Half-elf Sorceror, who sees the best in everything, even when she shouldn’t. … Continue readingFirst Half of the Crew
In an age lost to time, science and technology had reached such an advanced stage that the laws of physics could be bent and humanity’s very dna could be rewritten. Eventually the peoples’ hubris got the better of them and an ambitious experiment unleashed … Continue readingNearth, Local Map and Recent History
I’m running my ‘Session 0’ for a new group of DnD players on Sunday and decided to do a quick redesign of the current 5e character sheet. The idea was to group relevant info into sensible areas that focus on roleplaying / stats and … Continue readingNewbie’s DnD character sheet
Here’s the lineup for the 5e DnD, one-shot game I’m running for my friends and family tonight. One bard, one rogue, two fighters, one warlock, and all of them come from very shady backgrounds…
With Varden as their guide, the adventurers make it to Thundertree after a two-day march. They find the ruined town nestled into a wide round basin. The buildings at its western end are little more than rubble overrun with vines while the eastern end appears … Continue readingEp. 6 – The Cult in Thundertree
Valere moves silently through the rubble of Cragmaw castle to get a look at what the party will face up ahead. In a barracks on the eastern wall stand two hobgoblins, warming themselves over a brazier, a barred door stands to the south while a … Continue readingEp. 5 – A Sinister Cult